Hiring: We’re seeking our new Lead, Knowledge Uptake & Communications (CLOSED)

Published December 24, 2019

Closing date: Monday 27 January 2020 at 0830 CET

Full job description: may be downloaded here.

Applications via Applied here: https://app.beapplied.com/apply/czd85x05wu

We’re looking for an experienced, creative, collaborative, organised and politically savvy communications and content strategist and manager to join our team in a new role: the Lead, Knowledge Uptake and Communications.

This new role, based in our head office in The Hague, is a unique opportunity to join our team at a particularly exciting moment, to drive our work to expand the reach and impact of our knowledge resources and to lead on communications for the organisation as a whole.

The Lead, Knowledge Uptake and Communications will:

  • Lead the development of our strategy to increase the reach and use of the great ideas that our partners and team are coming up with, in close collaboration with our management team and others
  • Design and execute communications and knowledge uptake strategies for specific knowledge resources and lead on selected strategic communications partnerships
  • Advise on communications, advocacy, positioning and thought leadership across the organisation
  • Manage corporate communications

For more information, please download the job description.

Interested to apply? 

Please complete your application online through Applied, an online recruitment platform whose mission is to help organisations hire the best person for the job regardless of their background.


You will be asked to submit 250-word answers to a small number of questions related to this role, along with an up-to-date CV.

We will review the answers blind, without seeing your name or CV, and based on this, make a shortlist for first interview.

Closing date: Monday 27 January 2020 at 0830 CET


The first round of interviews: Thursday 13th February

Final interview: Tuesday 25th February

The first round interview can be done via Skype; if you cannot attend these dates we will try to schedule alternative dates with you.

For questions about the role or the application process, please contact Agnes Buis, Human Resources Officer at agnes(dot)buis(at)bvleerf(dot)nl.

Thank you for your interest in working with us. We look forward to hearing from you!